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    Talking Elgin Cook JUCO player

    Hey VCU fan here just wondering why he decomitted from you guys and what his strengths and weaknesses are.
    He is now considering us and many other majors



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    Seemed like a great recruit. He had some personal issues. I believe he got shot and his family moved and that was that.
    seemed like a talented kid though



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    Quote Originally Posted by vcuboy22 View Post
    Hey VCU fan here just wondering why he decomitted from you guys
    Probably figured he wouldn't play because we have a lot of young talent coming in next year.


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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    something to do with a shooting and his family disappeared for a bit and resurfaced at that juco.


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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    He was either shot, shot at, or was a suspect in a shooting and withdrew from high school.



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    Quote Originally Posted by CysRage View Post
    Probably figured he wouldn't play because we have a lot of young talent coming in next year.
    wrong



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    Quote Originally Posted by CysRage View Post
    Probably figured he wouldn't play because we have a lot of young talent coming in next year.
    Pretty sure this isn't the reason. Also we need a small forward next season so we could have used him.



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    So this guy never suited up for Iowa State?



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    Quote Originally Posted by vcuboy22 View Post
    So this guy never suited up for Iowa State?
    No



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    Quote Originally Posted by vcuboy22 View Post
    So this guy never suited up for Iowa State?
    Nope.



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    Haha so you guys then no nothing about his stregths in his game
    Elgin Cook of NW Florida State sets up visits - JucoRecruiting.com | JucoRecruiting.com



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    Would be a great get for you guys. I was very disappointed when he never ended up at Iowa State. I don't think anybody has the exact answer as to why he never ended up a Cyclone though.



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    Quote Originally Posted by Thompsonclone21 View Post
    Would be a great get for you guys. I was very disappointed when he never ended up at Iowa State. I don't think anybody has the exact answer as to why he never ended up a Cyclone though.
    Ya we will know if we are one of his favorites very soon if he decides to visit us as his 3rd team behind Oregon and Gonzaga



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    Re: Elgin Cook JUCO player

    If I recall, the scouting reporting was that he was(is) a great athlete, but a little raw on skills... A high upside/potential just needing some work/development.

    As others said, he had some very strange things happen in his personal life which caused him to not make it to campus.

    Most here were excited about the possibilities with Cook.

    Edit: looking at his current Rivals profile, it seems like its Oregon or Gonzaga as the two final schools for Cook


    Last edited by ISU_phoria; 02-20-2013 at 07:29 PM.

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